Dr. Bell was born and raised in southern Maryland. She wanted to become a veterinarian since she was five years old. She received her B.S. in biology from Towson University in 1995. She then went on to pursue her dream and received her D.V.M. from Virginia Tech in 2002. Dr. Bell has worked in small animal general practice since graduating. She has a special interest in internal medicine and wound healing. Outside of work she enjoys spending time outside hiking with her dogs, swimming and paddle boarding at the beach, and traveling. Dr. Bell's family includes her son Logan, and two fur-kids: Elli, a happy Labrador, and Sam, an energetic Jack Russell mix.